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Accidents - Year 2001 - Shoulder


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 529,356
See also: Lethal accidents, Other years, Other body parts.

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Accidents - Related Products


Stairs or steps: 40,594Bicycles or accessories: 39,826
Football: 39,693Floors or flooring materials: 28,685
Beds: 23,676Basketball: 19,231
All-terrain vehicles: 13,578Snow skiing: 13,540
Ladders: 11,885Baseball: 9,907
Bathtubs or showers: 9,474Weight lifting: 9,053
Snow boarding: 9,029Ceilings and walls: 8,590
Chairs: 8,379Softball: 8,330
Soccer: 8,176Containers: 7,226
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 7,048Wrestling: 6,874
Horseback riding: 6,739Exercise: 6,664
Furniture: 6,405Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 5,255
Doors: 4,778Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 4,513
Skateboards: 4,446Hockey: 4,149
House repair or construction materials: 3,953Mountain or all-terrain bicycles or accessories: 3,846
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 3,761Rugs or carpets: 3,628
Scooters, unpowered: 3,164Wheelchairs: 3,126
Swings or swing sets: 2,899Swimming: 2,878
In-line skating: 2,799Crutches, canes or walkers: 2,779
Volleyball: 2,648Ice hockey: 2,434
Fences or fence posts: 2,400Tables: 2,245
Bags: 2,225Rugby: 2,190
Bunk beds: 2,049Trampolines: 2,044
Lawn mowers: 2,025Golf: 1,984
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,969Martial arts: 1,835
Refrigerators: 1,802Fishing: 1,735
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 1,697Footwear: 1,678
Day wear: 1,678Toilets: 1,628
Ball sports: 1,617Gymnastics: 1,614
Boxing: 1,548Sleds: 1,530
Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 1,495Swimming pools: 1,461
Slides or sliding boards: 1,420Tennis: 1,403
Other toys: 1,401Doorsills or frames: 1,352
Windows or window glass: 1,344Dancing: 1,284
Cheerleading: 1,283Buckets or pails: 1,225
Snowmobiles: 1,223Go-carts: 1,223
Other unpowered garden tools: 1,113Exercise equipment: 1,107
Ice skating: 1,056Pet supplies: 1,019
Roller skating: 1,001Tableware and accessories: 985
Televisions: 973Flying toys: 959
Handrails, railings or banisters: 928Poles: 918
Bowling: 911Vacuum cleaners: 907
Manual snow or ice removal tools: 880Lacrosse: 832
Sports and recreational activity: 829Book bags or back carriers: 825
Surfing: 805Luggage: 785
Telephones or telephone accessories: 766Track and field: 736
Stepladders: 705Riding power lawn mowers: 678
Water skiing: 673Step stools: 671
Runners, throw rugs or doormats: 664Hot water: 659
Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 646Pipes: 645
Amusement attractions: 638Counters or countertops: 634
Scaffolding: 617Rope or string: 612
Grocery or shopping carts: 593Clothing: 583
Other ball sports: 566Hammers: 552
Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 549Playground equipment: 541
Computers: 539Clothing accessories: 531
Stools: 526Manual cleaning equipment: 519
Cardboard products: 506Electrical wire or wiring systems: 502
Snow tubing: 497Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 496
Elevators or other lifts: 492Recliner chairs: 490
Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 486Ramps or landings: 482
Bleachers: 467Power lawn mowers: 441
Light bulbs: 432Golf carts: 432
Paints, varnishes or shellacs: 431Tractors: 422
Wire: 409Outerwear: 408
Hammocks: 403Mattresses: 401
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 399Bedspreads, throws or comforters: 398
Wagons: 384Draperies, curtains or shower curtains: 382
Washing machines: 378Mountain climbing: 374
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 371Metal containers: 364
Skating: 357Roller hockey: 350
Air conditioners: 349Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 343
Barstools or kitchen stools: 337Carts: 333
Combs or hairbrushes: 331Escalators: 325
Sinks: 322Laundry baskets: 322
Cribs: 320Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 320
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 315Mirrors or mirror glass: 312
Pruning or trimming equipment: 312Decorative yard equipment: 311
Water tubing: 310Water slides: 299
Chain saws: 296Street hockey: 293
Cookware: 292Knives: 289
Bottles or jars: 280Towels or cloths: 278
Diving or diving boards: 274Fans: 260
Garage doors: 256Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 251
Automatic doors: 250Baby gates or barriers: 247
Lawn trimmers or edgers, powered: 247Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 244
Benches: 242Cabinet or door hardware: 242
Room-sized, wall-to-wall or outdoor carpeting: 238Other ranges: 238
Nightwear: 232Plastic bags: 232
Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 232Tools: 226
Treehouses or playhouses: 226Nonglass bottles or jars: 226
Tarpaulins: 221Microwave ovens: 219
Sheets or pillowcases: 217Baby strollers: 217
Water heaters: 215Saws: 210
Car seats: 206Extension ladders: 201
Glass doors: 200Minibikes, powered: 199
Extension cords: 192Television tables or stands: 190
Chains: 190Badminton: 187
Handball: 187Blankets: 187
Wood paneling and particleboard: 186Other nonglass doors: 184
Ironing boards or covers: 182Seesaws or teeterboards: 178
Built-in swimming pools: 175Glass alcoholic beverage bottles: 172
Rotary power lawn mowers: 169Mobile/manufactured homes: 169
Toolboxes or tool kits: 166Hatchets or axes: 160
Other playground equipment: 158Beach chairs or folding chairs: 156
Canning jars or lids: 154Gasoline cans: 150
Lighting equipment: 149Sewing machines or accessories: 148
Paper products: 147Eyeglasses: 144
Futons: 143Bedsprings or bedframes: 143
Plastic containers: 143Faucets or spigots: 143
Candles, candlesticks and other candle holders: 139Baby walkers or jumpers: 138
Christmas tree lights: 136Screen doors: 135
Other plastic products: 133Horseshoes: 133
Other fireplaces: 130Sliding glass doors or panels: 128
Wallpaper: 127Baby changing tables: 122
Floor lamps or table lamps: 117Convertible beds, hideaway beds or sofa beds: 117
Kitchen gadgets: 115Upholstered footstools, ottomans or hassocks: 114
Christmas decorations: 114Waterbeds or water pillows: 111
Pressure cookers or canners: 111Knickknacks, statues, vases or urns: 110
Portable food or beverage coolers: 110Tricycles: 108
Heaters or heating systems: 107Freezers: 106
Jewelry: 105Other Irons: 105
Fuel storage tanks: 105Other grills or stoves: 102
Plastic products: 102Other stools: 100
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 100Coal or wood-burning stoves: 100
Stretch cords or stretch straps: 100Baby carriers: 99
Baby carriages: 94Cigarettes, cigars, pipes or tobacco: 94
Tool sheds: 94Nonbaby mattresses: 93
Nail guns or stud drivers: 93Table tennis: 93
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 89Sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 88
Appliances: 88Other furnaces: 85
Pillows: 85Electric Christmas decorations: 85
Other glass doors: 83Sprayers: 83
Generators or power plants: 83Trays: 83
Nonglass doors: 83Public equipment: 78
Pogo sticks: 77Dollies, handtrucks or luggage carriers: 77
Heat pumps: 77Art supplies or equipment: 77
Gas or LP grills or stoves: 77Sabre saws: 77
Vacuum containers: 77Fuel oils: 77
Costumes or masks: 76Business and office machines: 76
Drapery or curtain rods, hooks or rings: 76Safety pins: 76
Hot tubs or home spas: 76Skeet shooting: 76
Electric toy racing cars or accessories: 76Dune buggies/beach buggies: 76
Lockers: 72Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 72
Bars and bar accessories: 68Electric baseboard heaters: 68
Artificial Christmas trees: 68Automotive tools or accessories: 68
Drills: 68Detergents: 68
Food warmers: 68Gas or LP heaters: 68
Water polo: 67Other electric lighting equipment: 66
Other ladders: 66Electric heating pads: 66
Humidifiers: 66Gas furnaces: 66
Window screens: 66Kerosene or oil heaters: 66
Hair curlers, curling irons, clips & hairpins: 66Reel power lawn mowers: 66
Cots: 66Other clothing: 66
Grills: 66Painting equipment, powered: 66
Scales: 66Toy boxes or chests: 66
Fixed floor-length glass panels: 66Chemicals: 66
Kitchen mixing bowls, canisters or similar containers: 66Inflatable toys: 66
Towel racks or bars: 66Diapers: 50
Drinking glasses: 50Scuba diving: 50
General home or room involvement in fires: 50Power pruning or trimming equipment: 44
Knives with replaceable blades: 44Other furniture: 44
Clotheslines or clothes drying racks: 40Clocks: 40
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 40Manual push mowers: 38
Bleaches: 38Heating or cooling comfort packs: 38
Clothes dryers: 38Power tillers or cultivators: 38
Other windows or window glass: 38Riding toys: 38
Steam irons: 38Ashtrays, not electric or not battery operated: 38
Glass bottles or jars: 38Doorstops: 33
Lubricants: 33BBs or pellets: 23
Other ovens: 23Window shades, venetian blinds or indoor shutters: 23
Rocking chairs: 23Scissors: 23
High chairs: 18Toy sports equipment: 18
Dishwashing liquid: 16Animal traps: 16
Power leaf mulchers and grinders: 16Snow throwers or blowers: 16
Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 16Automotive waxes, polishes or cleaners: 16
Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 16Awls, chisels or planes: 16
Toilet bowl products: 16Portable power workshop grinders, buffers or polishers: 16
Outdoor electric lighting equipment: 16Other manual workshop tools: 16
Leaf blowers: 16Butane or LP gas meters: 16
Bench or table saws: 16Other baby carriers: 16
Portable baby swings: 16Radios: 16
Aquariums or accessories: 16Hair dryers: 16
Padlocks, chain locks or other locks: 16Recording tapes: 16
Windowsills or frames: 16Sewing basket articles: 16
Pens and pencils: 16Charcoal or wood-burning grills: 16
First aid equipment: 16Balloons: 16
Thermostats: 16Vending machines: 16
Outdoor awnings or shutters: 16Dehumidifiers: 16
Laundry hampers: 16Furniture polishes or waxes: 16
Shuffleboard: 16Nonwheeled riding toys, unpowered: 12
Field hockey: 12Tetherball: 7
Attachable high chairs: 7Billiards or pool: 6
Crib extender rails or youth bed rails: 6Panel doors: 6
Wading pools: 6Electric deep fryers: 6
Playpens: 6Powered riding toys: 6
Blocks, stacking toys or pull toys: 6Photographic equipment: 6
Bathtub or shower enclosures: 6

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